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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 17:06

http://i30.fastpic.ru/big/2011/1015/3e/b27c41ce231a958a539d24b5eaf4713e.jpg

 I tried Googling it Verdun. Could it be this?

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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 17:03

Be careful Hosta, local guys sound a bit dangerous

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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 17:02

Some of us have dogs too that traipse to and fro the kitchen floor, and it's been raining. Mine goes and lies in the horses' hay and then shakes himself as he walks across. But he only goes to now he's going senile, fro seems to worry him, so it's out by the front door. Think I already said that

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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 14:16

Christmas decorations and tree are all down and packed away

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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 11:03

Liri, yes they leave them up longer than the English. When we first came to France in 85, street decorations weren't put up until a few days before Christmas and taken down in February. We couldn't find a tree to buy until the week before Christmas. It's changing now though. But the old RC custom in countries like France and Italy was to take decorations down at Candlemas, 2nd February, which is also French pancake day.

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Posted: 09/01/2016 at 09:06

Morning all. What a relief about Hosta! Glad Lily P got home safely after the funeral.

Mild, grey and damp here, not raining.

I wonder if I really will get round to taking down the C. tree today  It's still pretty and I'll miss it. It's a Nordman and hasn't lost a single needle.

Fruit trees

Posted: 08/01/2016 at 23:07

The first 'Bramley's Seedling' apple tree grew from pips planted by Mary Ann Brailsford in 1809. You never know what will happen!

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Posted: 08/01/2016 at 22:37

I've just seen the news too. Can't remember where Hosta said he was going. Did he say?

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Posted: 08/01/2016 at 16:56

Glad you're feeling better KEF.

Made 2 curtains, just the hems to do, by hand so it'll take a bit of time.

My dear old Border Collie was 13 on the 28th. I think he's going a bit senile, he can only walk across the kitchen floor in one direction now so he has to go out by the front door and in by the back door.

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